Tag Archives: Photokina 2016

Leica launches Professional Business Unit

Leica intensifies focus on the professional photography category with new business unit and extensive range of services This year, Leica’s presence at Photokina (20-25 September 2016) focuses primarily on professional photography and the corresponding requirements of professional users. The company’s stand at the Cologne-based show demonstrates Leica’s emphasis on the newly-implemented Professional Business Unit, which […]

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What else is coming from Leica next week?

After the Leica M cinema lenses, Sofort camera and titanium M-P set announcements, here is an updated list (based on my previous post) on what else to expect from Leica at Photokina next week:

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Five new Leica SL lenses to be announced: four primes and one zoom

I already reported that I expect Leica to announce several new SL lenses at the Photokina show this year. I am pretty sure one of the new lenses will be a Summilux SL 50mm f/1.4 ASPH that will be priced at €4,800 (around $5,400). Here is the list of other SL lenses that will be announced in the […]

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Leica Sofort instant camera officially announced

The Leica Sofort instant cameras are now officially announced. The US price is $299 and pre-orders are currently open at: B&H Adorama Leica Store Miami Jessops (UK) Broadway Camera (Canada) Camtec Photo (Canada) Leica Sofort features / specifications:

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New Novoflex SL/NIK lens adapter (using Nikon lenses on Leica SL camera)

New Novoflex SL/NIK lens adapter to be announced at Photokina (for using Nikon lenses on Leica SL camera):

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The new Leica Sofort instant camera will be announced on September 15th

The new Leica Sofort instant camera that already leaked in the latest issue of LFI magazine is real and will be officially announced on September 15th. There will be also a Leica branded color and black and white instant film (Fuji recently announced it): The camera can work also with regular Fuji Instax film. The price will […]

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New Leica “Sofort” instant camera leaked in LFI magazine?

A new Leica instant camera reportedly leaked in the latest issue of LFI magazine. If anyone got the new LFI issue please confirm, because this looks more like a joke than a real leak. Update: I received multiple confirmations that this camera is indeed real – more information is available here. The so called “Sofort” (instant in […]

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